Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 101 102
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 39 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.40% 1.73% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.61% 11.15% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 28
Milton Keynes median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £32,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,625
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £41,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.48% -9.38% -15.79%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 336 269 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.72% 15.55% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 242 161 190
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +3.45% +2.35%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 39 (100.00%) LAN
2 30 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 29 (74.36%) Cisco
3 29 (74.36%) Finance
4 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
4 19 (48.72%) Juniper
5 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
6 17 (43.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (43.59%) Windows
7 16 (41.03%) ITIL
7 16 (41.03%) VPN
7 16 (41.03%) Project Management
8 15 (38.46%) Financial Institution
8 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (38.46%) Hedge funds
9 12 (30.77%) VMware
9 12 (30.77%) CCNA
9 12 (30.77%) Citrix
9 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (25.64%) CCNP
11 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
11 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (23.08%) SAN
13 7 (17.95%) NetApp
14 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
15 5 (12.82%) OSPF
15 5 (12.82%) VLAN

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) LAN
2 30 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 16 (41.03%) VPN
4 9 (23.08%) SAN
5 5 (12.82%) OSPF
5 5 (12.82%) VLAN
6 4 (10.26%) BGP
6 4 (10.26%) DHCP
6 4 (10.26%) DNS
6 4 (10.26%) MPLS
6 4 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (5.13%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (2.56%) DWDM
9 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.56%) Network Security
9 1 (2.56%) VPLS
9 1 (2.56%) Wireless
9 1 (2.56%) WLAN
General
1 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
3 15 (38.46%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Data Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Data Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Junior
3 4 (10.26%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Network Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Network Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 15 (38.46%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) Project Management
3 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.13%) Break/Fix
4 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.13%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.56%) Presales
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CCNA
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (25.64%) CCNP
4 3 (7.69%) CCA
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.69%) VCAP
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) QRadar
3 1 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) Juniper
3 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.77%) Citrix
4 12 (30.77%) VMware
5 7 (17.95%) NetApp
6 5 (12.82%) F5
7 4 (10.26%) Ivanti
7 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
8 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.56%) HP
9 1 (2.56%) Meraki
9 1 (2.56%) Tripwire